Look out for Santa’s sleigh as it tours Ely this Christmas
- Credit: Archant
The Rotary Clubs of Ely will be touring the streets of the city in the run up to Christmas with their usual sleigh and, of course, Father Christmas.
They will be supported by the Inner Wheel Club of Ely and the Isle of Ely Lions Club. A door to door collection will be taken to provide funds to support local charities and good causes.
The sleigh will start its journey at 6pm and travel along the streets approximately in the order shown below– with the last street being reached by around 8pm.
The routes are also available on their website www.elyrotary.co.uk
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Friday, December 6
Beresford Road starting at St Johns Road end.
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Monday, December 9
St Marys Street (part); Cromwell Road; Chief Street; West End (part); Little Lane; Hills Lane; Fieldside; St Ethelwold’s Close; Beald Way; Walsingham Way; St Ovin’s Green; West Fen Road (part); Downham Road (part); Egremont Street
Tuesday, December 10
Downham Road (part); Upherds Lane; West Fen Road (part); Dunstan Street; Priors Court; Kent Close; Benedict Street; St Andrews Way; Merlin Drive; Herons Close; Wren Close; Falcon Drive; Northwold; Elmfield; Arundel; Fleetwood.
Wednesday, December 11
Lynn Road (part); Buckingham Drive; Lynton Drive; Lynton Close; Kings Avenue (part); Canute Crescent; Bentham Way; Philippa Close; King Edgar Close; Williams Close; Lumley Close; Fitzgerald Close; Morton Close.
Thursday, December 12
The Chase; Yorke Way; Canterbury Avenue; Longfields; St Johns Road (part); Morley Drive; Meadow Way; Briars Pasture; Hereward Street; Debden Green; Hamilton Road; Landsdown Close; West End (part).
Friday, December 13
The Gallery; Silver Street; Parade Lane; Barton Road; Barton Square; Barton Mews; Back Hill; Dovehouse Close; Potters Lane; Station Road; Castlehythe; Annesdale; Victoria Street; Broad Street; Jubilee Terrace; Cardinals Way; Lisle Lane; Brewery Close; Willow Walk; Willow Close; Waterside; Fore Hill.
Monday, December 16
New Barns Road (part); New Barns Avenue; Lansdowne Road; Ramsey Road; Clayway; Deacons Lane; Lynn Road (part); The Paddock; Appleby Park; John Amner Close; St Audreys Way.
Tuesday, December 17
New Barns Road (part); Bohemond Street; Crauden Gardens; Beech Lane; Prickwillow Road; Mulberry Way; Birch Close; Aspen Close; Juniper Drive; Sycamore Lane; Henley Way; Summer Hayes; Springhead Lane; St Martin’s Walk; Newnham Street; Nutholt Lane.
Wednesday, December 18
Kings Avenue (part); Goodwin Grove; Longchamp Drive; Allen Road; Turner Drive; Merivale Way; Wilford Drive; Felton Way; Langham Way; Compton Fields; Bishop Laney Drive.
Thursday, December 19
St Mary’s Street (part); Cambridge Road; Marriott Drive, Houghton Gardens; The Turnpike; Gateway Gardens; Witchford Road; Pilgrims Way; Norfolk Road; Bedford Close; Suffolk Close; Warwick Drive; Northampton Close; Leicester Close; Hertford Close; Tower Road; Elysian Close.
Friday, December 20
Columbine Road; Teasel Drive; Mallow Close; Cam Drive; Stour Green; Wensum Way; Chelmer Way; The Medway; Welland Place; Nene Road; Wissey Road.